An edition of Nicetas' compilation of works by Hippocrates, Galen, and Oribasius, translated and published by Guido Guidi. Some ill. are after drawings by Primaticcio in the MS of this text presented to Francis I (Bibliothèque nationale Latin MS 6866). Signed cuts are: l8r, by Denys Janot's "F" artist; "APF" on o8v; cross of Lorraine on K2r, K6v, L3r. For all the preceding, see Mortimer. Some decorated initials
Signatures: aa⁸ bb¹⁰ a-z⁸ A-I⁸ K-L⁶ (L6 blank)
Includes indexes in Latin and Greek
[Libri] Hippocratis De ulceribus, De fistulis, De vulneribus capitis, cum Vidij in singulos libros commentario -- Liber Hippocratis De fracturis, cum III. Galeni commentariis -- Liber Hippocratis De articulis, cum IIII. Galeni commentariis -- Liber Hippocratis De officina medici, cum III. Galeni commentariis -- Liber Galeni De fasciis -- [Libri] Oribasii De laqueis, De machinamentis
Mortimer, R. French 16th cent.
In Getty copy bb5 bound after bb6. Final blank wanting
Binding: modern decorated paper, quarter calfskin, vellum corners. Spine tooled in gilt. Page edges red
At upper left corner of front pastedown is calligraphic label of Theodore Besterman, signed P.S. Signature at head of title: Dionysius Christianus Doctor medicus (forename written over an earlier one, presumably that of another member of the same family). Text ruled in brown ink on each p. through c7v. A few MS notes